What was the first team to play baseball?

Answer The first organized baseball team was the New York Knickerbockers, founded by Ned Irish in 1845. The first professional baseball team was the Cincinnati Reds, then known as the Cincinnati Red Stock... Read More »

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What was the full name of the first team organized to play baseball?

The Cincinnati Red Stockings were formed as an organized baseball club in 1866, and are officially recognized as the first organized baseball team. In 1869, the Red Stockings were hailed as the fir... Read More »

What team does John Smoltz play baseball for?

As of June 2010, pitcher John Smoltz is not an active Major League Baseball player. Smoltz played 21 seasons in the majors--1988 through 2008 with the Atlanta Braves, and 2009 with the Boston Red S... Read More »

How many games does each baseball team play each season?

Major League Baseball teams play 162 games per season (beginning in April and lasting until September or October). Prior to the 1961 season, Major League teams played only 154 games. Neither of the... Read More »

In what city did the Dodgers baseball team first play?

The Dodgers baseball franchise dates back to 1884 when the Brooklyn Atlantics played their home games in Brooklyn, New York. The franchise, which would go by the moniker of the Grays, the Bridegroo... Read More »